Benjamin Gardner

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Towards parsimony in habit measurement: testing the convergent and predictive validity of an automaticity subscale of the Self-Report Habit Index
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Gower Street, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:102. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Using theory to synthesise evidence from behaviour change interventions: the example of audit and feedback
    Benjamin Gardner
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB, UK
    Soc Sci Med 70:1618-25. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Beliefs underlying UK parents' views towards MMR promotion interventions: a qualitative study
    Benjamin Gardner
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, University College London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 15:220-30. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Experiences of habit formation: a qualitative study
    Phillippa Lally
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:484-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Habit, identity, and repetitive action: a prospective study of binge-drinking in UK students
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 17:565-81. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of applications of the Self-Report Habit Index to nutrition and physical activity behaviours
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Ann Behav Med 42:174-87. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Healthy feeding habits: efficacy results from a cluster-randomized, controlled exploratory trial of a novel, habit-based intervention with parents
    Laura McGowan
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:769-77. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Behaviour change among overweight and socially disadvantaged adults: a longitudinal study of the NHS Health Trainer Service
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT, London
    Psychol Health 27:1178-93. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Does intrinsic motivation strengthen physical activity habit? Modeling relationships between self-determination, past behaviour, and habit strength
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Behav Med 36:488-97. 2013
  10. doi request reprint How, when and why do young women use nutrition information on food labels? A qualitative analysis
    Charlotte Wahlich
    IOP Department of Psychology, Health Psychology Section, Guys Campus, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health 28:202-16. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Towards parsimony in habit measurement: testing the convergent and predictive validity of an automaticity subscale of the Self-Report Habit Index
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Gower Street, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:102. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Using theory to synthesise evidence from behaviour change interventions: the example of audit and feedback
    Benjamin Gardner
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB, UK
    Soc Sci Med 70:1618-25. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Beliefs underlying UK parents' views towards MMR promotion interventions: a qualitative study
    Benjamin Gardner
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, University College London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 15:220-30. 2010
    ..These are likely to represent important psychological barriers to or facilitators of the effectiveness of MMR promotion interventions...
  4. doi request reprint Experiences of habit formation: a qualitative study
    Phillippa Lally
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:484-9. 2011
    ..Weekends and vacations temporarily disrupted performance due to absence of associated cues, but habits were reinstated on return to work. Implications for theory and practice are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Habit, identity, and repetitive action: a prospective study of binge-drinking in UK students
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 17:565-81. 2012
    ..This study explores conceptual overlap between habit and identity, and examines where the two constructs fit into an extended Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB) model of binge-drinking among university students...
  6. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of applications of the Self-Report Habit Index to nutrition and physical activity behaviours
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Ann Behav Med 42:174-87. 2011
    ..Health behaviour models typically neglect habitual action. The Self-Report Habit Index (SRHI) permits synthesis of evidence of the influence of habit on behaviour...
  7. doi request reprint Healthy feeding habits: efficacy results from a cluster-randomized, controlled exploratory trial of a novel, habit-based intervention with parents
    Laura McGowan
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:769-77. 2013
    ..Habit theory offers a novel approach to modifying parental feeding, based on "context-dependent repetition" to promote automatic responding and to reduce decisional conflict...
  8. doi request reprint Behaviour change among overweight and socially disadvantaged adults: a longitudinal study of the NHS Health Trainer Service
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT, London
    Psychol Health 27:1178-93. 2012
    ..Clients with higher BMI, poorer diet or less activity at baseline achieved greater change. Findings suggest that the NHS HTS has the potential to improve population health and reduce health inequalities through behaviour change...
  9. doi request reprint Does intrinsic motivation strengthen physical activity habit? Modeling relationships between self-determination, past behaviour, and habit strength
    Benjamin Gardner
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Behav Med 36:488-97. 2013
    ..There was an unexpected direct effect of self-determined regulation on habit strength, independently of past behaviour. Findings offer possible directions for future habit formation work. ..
  10. doi request reprint How, when and why do young women use nutrition information on food labels? A qualitative analysis
    Charlotte Wahlich
    IOP Department of Psychology, Health Psychology Section, Guys Campus, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health 28:202-16. 2013
    ..Research indicates that the use of NI can lead to reduced energy intake and lower BMI, but little evidence is available regarding how, when or why people use NI when making everyday food choices...
  11. doi request reprint A pilot study of StopAdvisor: a theory-based interactive internet-based smoking cessation intervention aimed across the social spectrum
    Jamie Brown
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Addict Behav 37:1365-70. 2012
    ..The aims were to i) evaluate whether cessation, website usage and satisfaction were sufficiently high to warrant a randomised controlled trial (RCT) and ii) assess whether outcomes were affected by socio-economic status...